The Weather Front On-Line

The Weather Front On-Line

An active pattern this week across the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, cold weather accompanies light rain and snow showers across northern parts of the region. Farther south, mild weather prevails. Rain showers are maintaining soggy conditions in the Ohio Valley.

Heavy rainfall in the Ohio Valley; more to come

Across the Corn Belt, heavy rain is causing lowland flooding and bringing renewed fieldwork delays to the lower Midwest. Flood Warnings are in effect for several counties in southern sections of Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. Meanwhile, very cool but dry weather covers the northwestern half of the Corn Belt. Friday morning’s temperatures dipped below 20° in the far upper Midwest.

A wetter pattern ahead

Across the Corn Belt, warmth has spread into the Mississippi Valley, but chilly weather lingers across portions of the Great Lakes region. Dry soils in the upper Midwest contrast with wet conditions in the lower Midwest.

Summer-like warmth on parts of the Plains

Across the Corn Belt, snow showers dot the lower Great Lakes region, where chilly weather persists. In contrast, mild, dry weather prevails west of the Mississippi River.

A wide-range of temperatures across the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, dry weather prevails in the wake of a departing cold front. However, chilly, breezy conditions in the eastern Corn Belt contrast with above-normal temperatures west of the Mississippi River.

Winter-like chill across the Corn Belt

Across the Corn Belt, very cool, mostly dry weather prevails. Friday morning’s low temperatures dipped below 20° in the northern Corn Belt, from the eastern Dakotas to parts of Michigan.

Soil moisture levels vary in the Corn Belt

Across the Corn Belt, late-season snow is blanketing portions of Wisconsin and Michigan. Meanwhile, rain is falling across parts of the eastern Corn Belt. Soils across the upper Midwest are much drier than those in neighboring regions to the southeast, including the Ohio Valley.

An active pattern for the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, cool weather prevails in advance of an approaching storm system. Rain, freezing rain, and a few thunderstorms are developing across the southwestern Corn Belt, including the middle Mississippi and lower Missouri Valleys.

A change in weather across the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, cool, breezy weather has replaced unusual warmth. Residual lowland flooding in the eastern Corn Belt, including the Ohio Valley, is slowly subsiding under favorably dry conditions.